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After Introduction of T20, One Day Cricket losing his Popularity gradually. T20 cricket is more charming than ODI because of Fast scoring, big sixes, and some unbelievable hard hitting. but still, there are some prolific innings played in ODI that attract the Viewers. Actually, ODI cricket became faster after T20 introduction.

Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings

1. Sachin Tendulkar:

Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings
Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings

only 4 double hundreds have been scored in ODI history and all of them after May 2010.
Greatest batsmen in the history of ODI cricket, Little Master Sachin Tendulkar was the 1st Batsmen to score 200 in ODI cricket. he scored his double century against South Africa in June 2010.

2. Virender Sehwag:

Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings
Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings

One of Most Destructive Batsmen in Cricket history, Virender Sehwag was the 2nd to score the double century in ODI, he scored 219 runs against West Indies in 2011. His first century took just 69 balls and the second only 71. And amazingly there was still 21 deliveries remaining when Sehwag was dismissed.

3. Rohit Sharma:

Sehwag’s Team Mat: Rohit Sharma was the 3rd Batsmen to score double hundred in ODI. he scored 209 Runs against Australian Bowling Attack.

Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings
Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings

Talented Rohit Sharma went on to score his 2nd and an overall biggest double century of ODI cricket. he scored 264 not out against Srilankans in November 2014. Rohit’s Innings of 264 came in 173 balls. he smashed 16 sixes during the biggest individual score of ODI history, that was also the world record for most sixes in an innings of ODI by a player.

4. Chris Gayle:

Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings
Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings

It was world cup 2015 match when Chris Gayle Punished the Zimbabwian Bowlers to Hit 4th 200 in ODI history. He went on to score 215 runs in 147 balls. He completed his 200 runs in 138 balls, that was the fastest double century of all time. During his innings, he equaled the record of most sixes in an innings of ODI and braked the All time biggest partnership record in ODI for any wicket. Gayle is also the 3rd All Time Six Hitter in ODIs. Gayle is also the member of Most Sixes Hitters in ODI world cups.

5. MJ Guptill:

Martin Guptill 237 runs
Guptill scored 237 not out, 2nd Highest Individual Score in an ODI Innings

on 21 March 2015: Two Toe Man MJ Guptill of New Zealand, Brendon McCullum’s top-order partner in crime smashed 237 runs not against west indies in world cup 2015 quarter final, making the world record of Highest individual Score in ODI. this was the 6th double century in ODI history and 2nd biggest after Rohit’s 264*.

in below table, we are going to make present a list of Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings by a player.

Highest individual Score in an ODI Innings

PlayerRunsBalls4s6sSROpposition
RG Sharma264173339152.60Sri Lanka
MJ Guptill 237*1612411145.39West Indies
V Sehwag219149257146.97West Indies
CH Gayle2151471016146.25Zimbabwe
RG Sharma2091581216132.27Australia
SR Tendulkar200*147253136.05South Africa
CK Coventry194*156167124.35Bangladesh
Saeed Anwar194146225132.87India
IVA Richards189*170215111.17England
MJ Guptill189*155192121.93England
ST Jayasuriya189161214117.39India
G Kirsten188*159134118.23U.A.E.
SR Tendulkar186*150203124.00New Zealand
SR Watson185*961515192.70Bangladesh
MS Dhoni183*1451510126.20Sri Lanka
SC Ganguly183158177115.82Sri Lanka
V Kohli183148221123.64Pakistan
ML Hayden181*1661110109.03New Zealand
IVA Richards181125167144.80Sri Lanka
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